Yiddish Art Theatre Opens 13th Season
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Yiddish Art Theatre Opens 13th Season

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The Yiddish Art Theatre opened its twelfth season Friday night in a new theatre, formerly Proctor’s Fith Avenue Theatre, with the play “Jud Suss,” translated by Maurice Schwartz from Leon Feuchtwanger’s novel “Power.”

Samuel Goldenburg played the part of Joseph Suss; Maurice Schwartz, Duke Karl Alexander, and Judith Abarbevell, the daughter of Suss.

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